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Corvettes are the key to a nimbler Navy

Aug 06, 2019 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

sir - The Royal Navy should invest in Swedish Skjold-class corvettes.

These "surface-effect" stealth craft can manage more than 60 knots, and are ideally suited to covering distances in relatively smooth waters such as those in the Strait of Hormuz. Dr Jim Finlayson Beauly, Inverness-shire sir - Probably the most cost-effective of the surface vessels deployed in the Battle of the Atlantic were the sloops used by the escort and hunter-killer groups.

Would it not be possible to augment...